Craven College students look ahead after A-Level results

Craven College's Ellie McGuigan, who attended Park High School, Colne, achieved an A* in Geography, an A in English Language, and a B in Business in her A Levels. (S)
Craven College's Ellie McGuigan, who attended Park High School, Colne, achieved an A* in Geography, an A in English Language, and a B in Business in her A Levels. (S)
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A trio of Pendle students attending Craven College were delighted on A Level results day after attaining excellent grades.

The three were just a handful of students scoring fantastic results which has seen the Skipton college achieve a 100% pass rate across 19 subjects offered.

Ashley Taylor (21), from Earby, achieved Grade As in Biology and Geology and a B in Chemistry in his AS Levels at Craven College. (S)

Ashley Taylor (21), from Earby, achieved Grade As in Biology and Geology and a B in Chemistry in his AS Levels at Craven College. (S)

Ellie McGuigan, who attended Park High School, Colne, achieved an A* in Geography, an A in English Language, and a B in Business in her A Levels.

Ellie said: “I have experienced great teaching for Business, my tutor couldn’t do enough to make the course special and Geography was amazing too.

“The support I have received has been fantastic, a great experience. I’m off to Newcastle to study Business Management now.”

Ashley Taylor (21), from Earby, went to Craven College from Aireville School and Ermysted’s where he had previously studied towards a career in Business and Law.

Third time lucky for me. I had made the wrong choice previously but now I know a career specialising in Geology is for me

Ashley Taylor

Ashley achieved Grade As in Biology and Geology and a B in Chemistry in his AS Levels. Ashley said: “Third time lucky for me. I had made the wrong choice previously but now I know a career specialising in Geology is for me, It’s been a hard work but I’ve loved the experience and the tutors are all really good.”

Tom Jefferies, former pupil of West Craven High School, is relieved and pleased to have secured Bs in Physics and Maths to join his existing Computing A grade at A Level.

Tom said: “I have had great teaching and support at Craven College.

“Everything was well organised, the subjects taught in depth with a chance to review and recap the learning.

“I have secured an Apprenticeship at Rolls-Royce to work in Supply Chain Management. I’m thrilled to have this Apprenticeship as I was up against literally hundreds of other applicants.”

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